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LeRoy Walters Papers

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Identifier: BRL-036
Overview The collection consists of Kennedy Institute of Ethics (KIE) records that were created and/or maintained by LeRoy Walters. Walters joined the KIE as one of its first scholars, served as Director of the Bioethics Center from 1971 to 1993, and as Director of KIE from 1996 to 2000. The records primarily document establisment and development of the KIE, its library, and various bioethics information retrieval projects over the years. Additionally, the collection contains a set of bioethical issue...

Mary Lee Bundy Papers

 Collection — Box: BRL Shared 011, Folder: 6-13
Identifier: BRL-031
Overview The collection consists of materials on library ethics and medical experimentation on prisoners created by Mary Lee Bundy. Bundy (1927-1987) was a professor at the University of Maryland, College Park, College of Library and Information Services. She was also one of the officers of Urban Information Interpreters, Inc., a non-profit organzation that sought to make information services accessible to the urban poor.

National Advisory Child Health and Human Development Council Handbook

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Identifier: BRL-026
Overview The collection consist of the handbook for members of the National Advisory Child Health and Human Development Council (1972).

National Bioethics Advisory Commission Records

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Identifier: BRL-014
Overview The National Bioethics Advisory Commission (NBAC) was established by President Bill Clinton in October 1995. This collection contains meeting materials and reports produced by NBAC, as well as the Commission's website.

National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research Records

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Identifier: BRL-001
Overview The collection documents 43 meetings of the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research held between 1974 and 1978 and includes briefing books, subject files, and transcripts from these meetings. The Executive’s Branch of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare established the group in 1974 and it is considered one of the first modern bioethics commissions.

National Heart Transplantation Study Records

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Identifier: BRL-009
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records related to the National Heart Transplantation Study, including the project proposal, advisory committee meeting minutes, a description of the study (with selected readings), published updates, questionnaires, and forms. It also includes forms related to the National Kidney Dialysis and Transplantation Study.

New Jersey Commission on Legal and Ethical Problems in the Delivery of Health Care Records

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Identifier: BRL-004
Overview The collection contains transcripts of the meetings held by the State of New Jersey Commission on Legal and Ethical Problems in the Delivery of Health Care, dating from 1986 to 1992. Many of these meetings were held as public hearings as part of different ad hoc working groups looking at specific issues such as living wills and new reproductive technologies.

Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics Records

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Identifier: BRL-037
Overview The Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics Records primarily consist of conference, meeting, and event files. They also include annual reports, newsletters, budget files, and reports. In addition to documents, the records include photographs and computer disks that contain digital images and audio recordings (MP3).

Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues Records

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Identifier: BRL-016
Scope and Contents The collection contains the records of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues. These include meeting materials (agendas and briefing books), project reports and background research files, educational materials, and the Commission's website. The website includes a wide variety of content related to the Commission, including sections on their meetings (agendas, transcripts,...

President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research Records

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Identifier: BRL-003
Overview The collection documents 28 meetings of the President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research held between 1980 and 1983. It includes briefing books, subject files, meeting minutes/transcripts, and other documents related to the Commission's work. This congressionally mandated group was formed in 1978, succeeding the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research. It worked independently...

President’s Council on Bioethics Records

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Identifier: BRL-015
Overview The collection contains the records of the President's Council on Bioethics (PCBE) dating from 2001 to 2009. It includes meeting briefing books and an unpublished draft of a report titled Organ Transplantation: An Ethical Inquiry by the President's Council on Bioethics (June 2009). The PCBE's website is included as part of this collection. The website includes meeting agendas,...

Robert Cook-Deegan Collection on the Human Genome Project

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Identifier: BRL-006
Overview The collection consists of research materials on the Human Genome Project (HGP) collected by Robert Cook-Deegan. It includes correspondence, reports, meeting materials, and oral histories that document the early stages of the HGP. These materials were assembled while Cook-Deegan was authoring his book The Gene Wars: Science, Politics, and the Human Genome. Select portions of the collection have been...

Robert M. Veatch Papers

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Identifier: BRL-018
Overview The collection contains the papers of Robert M. Veatch. It includes material created while employed at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics (KIE) at Georgetown University (1979-2019) and at the Hastings Center (1970-1979). It also documents his work as an advisor and lecturer at a wide variety of universities, hospitals, healthcare organizations, and governmental bodies. The records document the development and administration of the KIE, particularly during his directorship from 1989-1996. On the...

The Ethical and Regulatory Aspects of Human Subject Research Course Collection

 Collection — Box: BRL Shared 013, Folder: 5-8
Identifier: BRL-033
Overview The collection contains materials for the NIH's Ethical and Regulatory Aspects of Human Subject Research course. It includes the syllabus and the readings for the course. The course was presented by the the NIH's Department of Clinical Bioethics at the Warren G. Magnuson Clinical Center from October-November 2002.

U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. Ethics Advisory Board Records

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Identifier: BRL-002
Overview The collection consists of records of the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare's Ethics Advisory Board, which existed from 1978 to 1979.

Warren T. Reich Papers

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Identifier: BRL-005
Overview The collection contains the files of Warren Reich, dating from 1958 to 1999. It includes records of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics (particularly funding and planning documents), files on bioethics and medical humanities courses taught at Georgetown University, research files on Andre Hellegers and the history of bioethics, documents related to the Narrative Bioethics Seminar at Hiram College, and professional correspondence. It also contains Andre Hellegers documents that had been collected by...

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Kennedy Institute of Ethics 13
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Advisory Committee to the Director, National Institutes of Health. Human Embryo Research Panel 1
Arnow, Kathryn Smul 1
Baumiller, Robert C. 1
Beauchamp, Tom L. 1
Bundy, Mary Lee, 1927- 1
Cornely, Paul B. (Paul Bertau), 1906- 1
Evans, Roger W. 1
Faden, Ruth R. 1
Fox, Renée C. (Renée Claire), 1928- 1
Garst, Eleanor 1
Georgetown University. Medical Center 1
Georgetown University. Reflective Engagement Initiative 1
Hartman, David, 1931-2013 1
Hastings Center 1
Human Genome Project 1
Kass, Leon 1
McCormick, Richard A., 1922-2000 1
National Advisory Child Health and Human Development Council (U.S.) 1
National Institute of Health (U.S.). Human Fetal Tissue Transplantation Research Panel 1
National Institutes of Health (U.S.). Clinical Center. Department of Bioethics 1
National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature 1
New Jersey Commission on Legal and Ethical Problems in the Delivery of Health Care 1
Pouncey, Claire L. 1
President's Council on Bioethics (U.S.) 1
Reich, Warren T. 1
Swazey, Judith P. 1
Tribe, Laurence H. 1
United States. Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments 1
United States. Congress. Biomedical Ethics Board. Biomedical Ethics Advisory Committee 1
United States. Health Care Financing Administration 1
United States. National Bioethics Advisory Commission 1
United States. Office of Technology Assessment 1
United States. President's Biomedical Research Panel 1
United States. Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues 1
Veatch, Robert M. 1
Wilson, William G. 1
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